CALL. 15.02.2019: [SESSION 16] Gender in the Ancient Near East (ASOR 2019) - San Diego (CA, USA)
FECHA LÍMITE/DEADLINE/SCADENZA: 15/02/2019
FECHA CONGRESO/CONGRESS DATE/DATA CONGRESSO: 20-21-22-23/11/2019
LUGAR/LOCATION/LUOGO: Westin San Diego Hotel (San Diego, CA, USA)
ORGANIZADOR/ORGANIZER/ORGANIZZATORE: Stephanie Lynn Budin (Independent Scholar)
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Session explores the interface between gender and archaeology, and the ways in which archaeology and related disciplines can reconstruct the world of women and other gender groups in antiquity. Papers should explore subjects such as the household and domestic life, industry and commerce, religion, etc. Other topics may also be included.
The standing session for the study of Gender in the Ancient Near East calls for papers to be delivered at the 2019 Annual Meetings. Relevant topics include on-going work and research into the construction and expression of gender in antiquity, ancient women/womanhood, masculinities (hegemonic and otherwise), Queer Theory, and the engendering of ancient objects and spaces. All presentations should run between 15 to 25 minutes, with the opportunity for a question & answer period immediately following.